Mariano Rivera is 42 years old, and this is the last year of his existing contract with the New York Yankees. Before the season started, there was speculation that he would retire in the fall. And then after Rivera tore his ACL Thursday night, there was speculation that we might've seen the last of him as a major-league pitcher. A torn ACL almost certainly means that Rivera's 2012 is over.
After years of tip-toeing around the issue, New York Yankees All-Star closer Mariano Rivera made his strongest statements yet that 2012 will be his final season on the mound. “How many times did I tell you guys this is my last year?... Read Post
If there's one thing we've learned about New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera throughout the years, it's that we should never count him out. Since Rivera tore his ACL on May 3 while going after fly balls in batting practice, he ha... Read Post